Ministries

 

St. Tobias is blessed to have developed a number of  meaningful works of mercy or ministries.    Each of these ministries exists because of the kindness of individuals who support them with their time, talent and treasure.

Liturgical
 

Alter Servers:  Boys and girls assist the priest and serve in a special way during the celebration of the Liturgy. 

Cantors:  Lead the congregation in singing of hymns, psalms and acclamations at Mass.

Eucharistic Ministers:  Helps the clergy distribute the Body and Blood of Christ.

Funeral Altar Servers:   Provides alter services during the Funeral Mass.

Gift Bearers:    After the Offering, bring gifts to the priest.  Families with children, couples and individuals are welcome to participate. 

Greeters:  Welcome the congregation as they enter church.

Lectors:  Guide parishioners through the Mass by reading at the Liturgy of the Word section of the Mass. 

Ushers:   Provides offertory collection services as well as handing out bulletins and assisting with other special needs as they arise.

 

Religious Education
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Outreach Programs
 

Care and Comfort (Tuesday meal program):  Prepares and delivers home cooked meals  every Tuesday to those in need in our community.

Funeral Brunch:  Volunteers prepare and serve a brunch after the Funeral Mass.

Meals-on-Wheels:  Volunteers deliver the county government meal program that provides meals to those who are in need and home bound. 

St. Vincent de Paul Society Food Pantry:  Distribute food to those in need who are  from our parish and the community.

St. Vincent de Paul Society Thrift Shop:   Provides gently used clothing to those in need in our community.

Those Who Live and Eat Alone:  A social gathering with a sit-down meal for parishioners who live and eat alone. These are held approximately 8 times during the year on a Thursday.

Visitation–Personal Care/Nursing  Facilities:  A program where volunteers will visit with those who are in personal care/nursing facilities. 

 

 
 

One spirit...different gifts...different forms of service...but the same Lord!” (1Corinthians 12:4)

 

If you are interested in volunteering in any of these ministries, you may complete and submit this online form. 

Volunteer Form